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U-shaped house designs or house construction planning become famous

U-shaped house plans Truoba are becoming famous and in great demand with a courtyard. Going online with step-by-step integration of plans may be the best choice to proceed with quick and easy accessibility resources based on interests and priority levels. From small house plans to large house plans, there are a variety of useful ideas […]

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5 very different designs of the White House that could have been

The White House is one of the most iconic buildings in the United States, its neoclassical columned facade is instantly recognizable by most Americans. But the design that was ultimately chosen by George Washington in 1792 was only one of six serious contenders, and three of these alternative concepts have not been available to the […]

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Digital renderings show five alternative designs of the White House

In 1792, George Washington launched a public competition to choose the structural design for the White House. The entrance by Irish-born architect James Hoban was ultimately chosen and incorporated into the building that stands today. But new digital renderings offer a glimpse of what the iconic building might have looked like instead. See more stories […]

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City launches survey on competing designs for Centennial Pool locker rooms – Campbell River Mirror

The locker room at Centennial Pool will be modernized to improve accessibility by using one of the two models being considered. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror City launches survey on competing Centennial Pool locker room designs One design retains general layout, other functionality changes to “changing village” Campbell River residents have the […]

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Seven rejected designs of the Sydney Opera House that were never built

With its iconic design that resembles a carefully balanced assemblage of white seashells (or for some, a rack of stacked dishes) on Bennelong Point, the Sydney Opera House – Australia’s most famous landmark and a World Heritage Site of UNESCO – is an indisputable masterpiece of human creativity. Over 200 designs were submitted when State […]

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Bush fire proof house: Top 10 house designs for bush fire prone areas

Now called the ‘black summer’, Australia’s 2109-2020 bushfire season was the worst on record. Quite simply, the fires were unprecedented. As of March 2020, 18.6 million hectares had been set on fire, more than buildings had been set on fire (including 2,779 houses) and, more tragically, 34 people had lost their lives. On top of […]